Archive for March 13th, 2008

Phil Vickery is England’s lone warrior after Jonny Wilkinson exit

Thursday, March 13th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Phil Vickery is feeling on his own in the build-up to tomorrow's RBS Six Nations Championship match against Ireland. Not only is he the only survivor from the England XV ... Read more..

Wales and France grand slam showdown evokes Seventies heyday

Thursday, March 13th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

This is like old times as I look back through sepia-tinted yet enduring daydreams. So it was a long time ago that the championship decider was fought, as it will ... Read more..

James Simpson-Daniel out for England but not Gloucester

Thursday, March 13th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

A minor ankle injury ruled James Simpson-Daniel out of contention for England this week, but he will be fit enough to play for Gloucester, the league leaders, away to Sale ... Read more..

Eoin Reddan hopes to avoid sting from fellow Wasp Danny Cipriani

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For Eoin Reddan, the club-versus-country issue has taken on new meaning over the past week. Last Saturday, the London Wasps and Ireland scrum half was pitting his wits against a ... Read more..

Mike Phillips a revelation for rejuvenated Wales

Thursday, March 13th, 2008 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Is there a rugby player in the Wales squad whose improvement in form in the current Six Nations mirrors the improvement of the team itself? To answer my own question: ... Read more..